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World Jan 16, 2019

Egypt university overturns expulsion of student over hug

An Egyptian university has overturned its decision to expel a male student over hugging his female friend on campus, in an incident that sparked controversy in the conservative country. The young man appeared in a video carrying a bouquet of flowers kneeling before a woman ...

Kids in Iraq camps dream big, but they can't enroll in school

World Dec 26, 2018

Kids in Iraq camps dream big, but they can't enroll in school

Maareb has big dreams, but she may never get to realize them. Every day, when her friends attend class in the Iraqi displacement camp they call home, she stays behind. The makeshift primary school in the dusty Hammam al-Alil 2 camp in Iraq's north opened ...